Becky Korenek joined the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) in spring 2013 as Vice President for Contracting Strategies. She plays a pivotal role in directing UTMB’s contracting and reimbursement strategies with government, commercial and other third party payors.
Prior to joining UTMB, Becky co-founded KV Resources of Houston, where she served as principal beginning in 2002. The company specialized in managed care and revenue enhancement consulting services for health care providers. Previously, Becky was a vice president at Methodist Health Care System, where she helped establish a managed care initiative for the comprehensive tertiary medical center.
Becky earned her bachelor’s degree in communications from Texas A&M University and a master’s degree in health care administration and business administration from the University of Houston Clear Lake. She is a Senior Fellow with the American Leadership Forum of Houston and has authored articles for the Houston Business Journal and Medical Group Management Association.
During this exciting era of revitalization and growth at UTMB, Becky appreciates the interest of community supporters in the institution’s role in improving health for the people of Texas and around the world.